Third Party Reproduction

What is Third Party Reproduction?

ONE Fertility has helped many families grow using third party reproduction. Third Party Reproduction involves using donor sperm, donor oocytes (eggs), donor embryos, or a gestational carrier (surrogate).

Some reasons to consider Third Party Reproduction

  • Single people
  • Same sex couples
  • People who don’t have viable sperm/egg/embryos
  • People who should not get pregnant, for medical reasons
  • People who don’t have a uterus or have issues with their uterus
  • Other

Patient Journey

Prior to this phase a patient would have had their initial visit with the doctor, completed testing, reviewed results, and decided on Third Party Reproduction as a part of their treatment plan.

For those interested in Embryo Donation Services, please contact Beginnings Family Services.

Third Party Reproduction Process:

Third Party Reproduction Process:

  • Doctor Visit

    Treatment ordered including counselling and tests when required
  • Patient to complete testing and counselling


    Patient to complete testing and counselling

  • Results visit with the doctor

    A treatment plan will be made based on your needs. The process differs depending on what is required in terms of the following: Donor Sperm, Donor Egg, Donor Embryo or a Gestational Carrier.
    Note: Additional steps may be required such as referral of donor or gestational carrier, testing and counselling for donor, or gestational carrier, legal, IVF teaching session, etc. The patient needs to order and organize delivery of donor sperm, egg or embryo at the clinic.
  • Sign consents


    Sign consents

  • Treatment start


Please review this video to learn more information and steps involved:
Here is a video about using Frozen Donor Eggs: